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Code name: Battle Boy 005 (BB005)
Real name: Napoleon Augustus Smythe
Age: 11 years old
Assignment: Operation Battle Book
Controller: Professor Juanita Perdu
Duty: To operate as a Human Data-Collecting Device (HD-CD)
Survival gear: SimulSkin (high-tech, skin-coloured body armour), Battle Watch and assorted gadgets
Mission directive: To spy on the past
* Book no. 17: The Battle of Crecy, France, 1336
* Mission objective: The Battle of Crecy was one of the most decisive clashes of the Hundred Years War and BB005 is getting ready to meet the Black Prince – a mysterious figure from this war. But when he reaches the Special Reading Room Professor Perdu isn't there: Operation Overlord 09 is. And even worse, Battle Boy has a new SimulSkin.